The announcement comes after Los Angeles leaders have made efforts to curb party houses, and Airbnb said it is committed to working with them on this issue.
U.S. guests under the age of 25 with less than three positive reviews now cannot book entire-home listings that are “close” to where they live.
An ordinance governing short-term rentals will limit un-hosted units to 1,000 citywide and provide for an opt-out option.
As written, the law would allow non-Long Beach residents to operate short term rental units in the city.
Airbnb is taking more steps to crack down on parties and nuisance guests in the wake of a Halloween shooting at an Airbnb rental in a San Francisco suburb.
The company is forming a “rapid response team” when complaints of unauthorized parties come in.